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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 46%
Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 19:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 35' North
Longitude: 169° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.03 meters/second, 1540.9 km/hour, 957.5 miles/hour or 832.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.96 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 misouth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.4"957.29 miwest0° 06' 16.7"7.20 misouth957.59 mi
24 hours348° 24' 13.1"764.83 miwest2° 54' 28.4"199.96 misouth796.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandTue 7:00 AM329 km204 miles178 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroTue 7:00 AM1174 km730 miles634 nmSouth S
PalikirTue 6:00 AM1682 km1045 miles908 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayMon 8:00 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmNortheast NE
TarawaTue 7:00 AM1836 km1141 miles991 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenTue 7:00 AM2019 km1255 miles1090 nmSouth S
Baker IslandMon 7:00 AM2482 km1542 miles1340 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaTue 5:00 AM2660 km1653 miles1436 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 7:00 AM3089 km1920 miles1668 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraTue 6:00 AM3156 km1961 miles1704 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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